Robin Barwick

Robin Barwick

Andrew Johnston wins hearts at The Open Wherever Andrew Johnston has walked this week at The Open, he has left behind a stream of beaming smiles. It’s partly because he never stops…

Route 66 for Kaymer and Reed While Phil Mickelson was holding back the tears on the 18th green yesterday at Royal Troon – having seen his putt for a record-breaking…

  All-American Open house party Six of the leading American golfers in The Open field this week are renting a local house together. Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler, defending champion Zach Johnson,…

Dustin Johnson keeping quiet at The Open A new record may have been set at The Open today, for the most questions asked in a 15-minute press conference: 40 questions…

Mercedes-Benz Style Edition Garia Golf Car is launched “At Mercedes-Benz we are always asking questions,” starts Professor Gorden Wagener, Vice President Design at Mercedes-Benz. “It is fundamental. We must not…

Rickie Fowler arrives at Royal Troon

Rickie Fowler arrives at Royal Troon After a season so far defined by inconsistency, Rickie Fowler has arrived at one of his favourite tournaments this week hoping to turn his…

Zach Johnson Returns to The Open

Zach Johnson Returns to The Open They say all good things must come to an end, but Zach Johnson has arrived at Royal Troon determined to retain The Open title…

As Danny Willett approached the closing stretch of the 2016 Masters he trailed defending champion Jordan Spieth by five shots. Spieth – the third-round leader who had led the Masters…

There are two players ahead of Bernhard Langer on the 2016 Masters leaderboard after three rounds: Americans Jordan Spieth and Smiley Kaufman. Spieth is 22, Kaufman is 24. Their combined…

Bernhard Langer has done it again. Not only has he already played more Masters rounds than any other European player – and adding to his record today and tomorrow at…

As amateur Bryson DeChambeau begins what could be a great Masters career this week, so a chapter that has certainly been great came to an end, as Tom Watson bowed out…

Poor Ernie Els. His 2016 Masters was going along fine until he putted on the first green of the first round. Then his challenge crashed mercilessly around his feet. Els,…

This morning in the Augusta Chronicle columnist Scott Michaux wrote: “Time to reactivate Arnie’s Army”. It was part rallying cry and part a reflection of the palpable sense of devotion…

Believe it or not, it was almost 20 years ago that Tiger Woods turned pro, in 1996. When Woods won his first, fist-pumped Masters title in 1997 at the age…

unofficial fifth major

It happened more in the past than it does today, but many of the world’s greatest players, many of the past Masters champions, came into golf by caddying. Gene Sarazen…

For the second time, Rory McIlroy has arrived at Augusta National in an attempt to complete the career Grand Slam. He won the U.S. Open in 2011, the PGA Championship…

The Masters celebrates its past victors like no other tournament. More than the first major of the year, the Masters is also a mark of golfing longevity, so it is…